Velev 500 mg tablet : Uses, Side effects, Dosage

Manufacturer: Veliko

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Trade name: Velev

Strength: 500 mg

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Levofloxacin

Category: Antibiotics (quinolone)

Pregnancy category: Levofloxacin belongs to US FDA pregnancy category C. (Risk not ruled out)

Uses: is used to treat bacterial infections such as pneumonia, sinusitis, bronchitis, prostatitis, Velev 500 mg tabletplague, cystitis, anthrax.

How to use: Take Velev 500 mg tablet with or without food usually daily once. Take this medication at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after taking antacids containing aluminum, magnesium, calcium.

Side Effects: Nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, gas, Constipation, stomach pain, headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, trouble sleeping

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Dosage: Usual adult dose for pneumonia, sinusitis, bronchitis, prostatitis, plague: 500 mg orally once a day for one to two weeks. Usual adult dose for cystitis: 250 mg orally once a day for 3 days. Usual Adult Dose for anthrax prophylaxis: 500 mg orally once a day for 60 days after exposure.

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Date last updated: March 26th, 2016

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